Fall 2011

Alumni and professor honored

Each year at Homecoming, the Binghamton University Alumni Association honors those who represent the spirit of service that is a cornerstone of the University’s mission. This year’s winners are:

Judith Bernstein-Baker ’66 received the Edward Weisband Distinguished Alumna Award for Public Service or Contribution to Public Affairs. She is executive director of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society and Council Migration Service of Philadelphia.

Anthony S. Kendall ’83, MBA ’85, received the Glenn G. Bartle Distinguished Alumnus Award. Kendall is chief executive officer at Mitchell & Titus LLP in New York, a member firm of Ernst & Young Global Limited. He is immediate past president of the Alumni Association.

Stephanie Skiba ’07 is the first recipient of the Lois B. DeFleur Distinguished Young Alumna Award. She is a third-grade teacher in the Bronx, where she leads a program that empowers students and faculty to give back to the community.

Sean Hembrick ’09
received the Alumni Admissions Volunteer Recognition Award. He has assisted the University’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions with recruiting students in the New York City area.

Marilyn Gaddis Rose received the Distinguished Service Award. Gaddis Rose is Distinguished Service Professor in Comparative Literature at Binghamton University and has been a member of the Harpur College of Arts and Science’s faculty since 1968.